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It’s the “Mystery of the Century” at Georgia Southern

Homecoming at Georgia Southern may still be more than a month away, but deadlines to sign up for events are looming. This year’s theme for the event is ‘Mystery of the Century.”

Nomination deadlines for Homecoming King and Queen are 4 p.m., Friday, Sept. 21. Fees are $75 per nomination. Entries received after that time and through Friday, Sept. 25, will incur a $10 late fee. Applications for king and queen can be found at Voting will take place Monday, Oct. 22, through Wednesday, Oct. 24, via students’ WINGS account, and the Homecoming Court will be announced at the pep rally Thursday, Oct. 25.

Following are other homecoming events and entry fees:

  • Banner Contest – $10
  • Sculpt it for the Hungry – Free
  • Mud Volleyball – $25
  • Doo-Dah Contest – $30
  • Step Show – $30
  • Parade Float – $50
  • Parade Krazy Car – $25
  • Parade Clown/Character – Free
  • Parade Banner/Walking – Free

Registration forms for the above can be found at The deadline to register for these events is 4 p.m., Friday, Sept. 28. Entries received after that time and through Monday, Oct. 1, will incur a $25 late fee.

Groups participating in four or more events will receive a $25 discount, if registered on or before the Sept. 28 deadline. Payment, made by checks, Visa or Mastercard, will be received in the Office of Student Activities located in the Russell Union Room 1056.

For more information, visit For a homecoming packet, contact the Office of Student Activities at 486-7270.

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